West Palm Beach, FL (March 1, 2022) … Hedrick Brothers Construction, a West Palm Beach headquartered construction management company, is pleased to announce the promotions of Brett Strassel to President, Commercial Division; Sean Burnie to Executive Vice President, Commercial Division; and Megan Looby to Project Executive, Commercial Division.
Brett Strassel has been promoted to President, Commercial Division for Hedrick Brothers Construction. He joined the company in 2013 as a Project Manager and has steadily advanced his career with the roles of Senior Project Manager, Project Executive, and Vice President of Commercial Operations. Brett led the vision to expand the company’s growth into the Space Coast and opened the Melbourne office in 2020. A seasoned project executive with 25 years of commercial construction industry experience in the southeastern United States, Brett’s project experience includes aerospace and industrial manufacturing facilities; clubhouses, hotels, and hospitality projects; K-12 education campuses; university academic and student housing; professional offices; and general commercial projects. He is highly skilled in preconstruction and estimating, contract negotiation, budgeting, scheduling, site logistics, and fast-track project delivery. A State of Florida Certified General Contractor and alumni of Palm Beach Atlantic University, Brett is the past President of the AGC Florida East Coast Chapter and Board Member of the Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast.
Sean Brunie has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Commercial Division for Hedrick Brothers Construction. He joined the company in 2017 with 20 years commercial construction experience for various firms in Northern California, Nevada, and Wyoming. During his tenure with Hedrick Brothers Construction, Sean has strategically developed and expanded the Commercial Estimating and Preconstruction, Virtual Design and Construction, and the Marketing and Business Development teams. He also led the initiative to open an office in Pompano Beach to grow the Broward and Miami market. With a strong background in commercial design-build and construction management services, Sean’s expertise consists of in-depth preconstruction services including cost comparison and estimating, value analysis, project scheduling, site logistics and contract negotiation. His diverse market experience includes education, municipal, mixed-use, clubhouses, hotels, senior living, professional offices, and general commercial projects. Sean holds a B.S. degree in Construction Management with a minor in Business from California State University-Sacramento and is a DBIA (Design Build Institute of America) Associate. He is a Board Member of the Pompano Beach Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Leadership Broward Class XXXIX.
Megan Looby has been promoted to Project Executive, Commercial Division for Hedrick Brothers Construction. She joined the company in 2017 as an assistant project manager, and in 2020 was selected to join the team opening an office in Melbourne. Megan has served as both a Project Manager, most recently for the new construction and renovation of Suntree Country Club, and as a Business Development Manager. As Project Executive, she will be responsible for leading the Space Coast office. Megan holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Florida Atlantic University and serves on the American Red Cross of Central Florida’s Board of Directors and Philanthropy Committee.
About Hedrick Brothers Construction
Hedrick Brothers Construction is a full-service, quality-driven construction management firm serving the public and private sectors throughout Florida with offices in West Palm Beach, Pompano Beach, and Melbourne. Founded by Dale Hedrick in 1979, team members provide professional project management, quality craftsmanship and uncompromising service with a range of expertise and experience in preconstruction, construction management, design-build, general contracting, virtual design and construction, safety, and sustainable construction. Markets include commercial, aerospace, auto dealerships, clubhouses, municipal, multi-family, education K-12, and university/student housing, with a dedicated division for luxury residential and equestrian estate clients.
For more information, please visit www.hedrickbrothers.com.